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IPCF Seeks Philanthropist Nominees

Illinois Prairie Community Foundation

For Immediate Release BLOOMINGTON, Ill. – Illinois Prairie Community Foundation is seeking nominations for its 2019 Philanthropist(s) of the Year. An individual, couple or family will be honored at the Community Foundation’s Celebrating Local Philanthropy Luncheon at the Radisson Hotel & Conference Center in Normal on Nov. 14, 2019. Nominees must reside in McLean, DeWitt,…

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IPCF Awards 77 Grants to Nonprofits

Illinois Prairie Community Foundation

BLOOMINGTON, Ill.  – Illinois Prairie Community Foundation has awarded $140,613 in three categories of grants to 77 programs in McLean, DeWitt, Livingston and Logan counties. Grants ranged from $500 to $5,230. Funding came from the Jerome Mirza Foundation, donors to the Community Foundation’s annual campaign and several endowments at the Community Foundation. Receiving 42 General…

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IPCF Offers $140,000 in 2019 Grant Opportunities

Illinois Prairie Community Foundation

BLOOMINGTON, Ill. – Illinois Prairie Community Foundation will accept applications for grants in three categories from February 1-28, 2019. Interested applicants may find information about the grants on IPCF’s website along with links to the online applications. The Community Foundation expects to grant out more than $140,000 during this grant round. These grants provide support…

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Community Foundation Offers Grant Opportunities for 2019

Illinois Prairie Community Foundation

BLOOMINGTON, Ill. – Illinois Prairie Community Foundation will accept applications for grants in two categories from October 1 to October 31, 2018. Potential grantees will find links to the online application forms on the IPCF website at https://ilprairiecf.org/fall-grants. These grants provide support to local programs that benefit local residents. The Women to Women Giving Circle…

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IPCF to Celebrate Local Philanthropy with Workshop, Luncheon Nov. 15

Illinois Prairie Community Foundation

Registration Now Open for Nonprofits Workshop & Luncheon BLOOMINGTON — Illinois Prairie Community Foundation will celebrate National Philanthropy Day (November 15) with a morning workshop for local nonprofits and a luncheon to recognize the annual Philanthropists of the Year. The Celebrating Local Philanthropy events will be held at the Radisson Hotel & Conference Center, 8…

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Women to Women Giving Circle to Host Grant Writing Sessions

2 Sessions to Help Potential Applicants Better Understand Grant Process The Women to Women Giving Circle of Illinois Prairie Community Foundation will host two grant writing information sessions in September for nonprofits interested in applying for the giving circle’s fall grants. Women to Women will again focus its grants on impacting children, especially girls, ages…

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